People

James Beattie

James Beattie

James BEATTIE is Director, Historical Research Unit, University of Waikato, New Zealand, where he teaches imperial, environmental, garden, and world history. Em...
Saskia Beudel

Saskia Beudel

Saskia Beudel is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Sydney College of the Arts, The University of Sydney. She has published on a range of topics including histor...
Robyn Curtis

Robyn Curtis

Robyn Curtis is a PhD candidate in the School of History at the Australian National University.  Inspired by London’s urban parks and her own love of gardeni...
Ted Deveson

Ted Deveson

My PhD research is an ecological history of locust and grasshopper infestations in southern Australia. It examines the interaction of environmental and scien...
Diane Erceg

Diane Erceg

Diane Erceg is a PhD student at the Fenner School of Environment and Society at the Australian National University. She has also worked as a guide and lecturer ...
Tom Griffiths

Tom Griffiths

William Keith Hancock Professor of History and Director, Centre for Environmental History, ANU Chair, Editorial Board, Australian Dictionary of Biography Adju...
Christine Hansen

Christine Hansen

Christine is an historian with cross-disciplinary interests in critical heritage studies and the environmental humanities. She has an Honours degree in Aborigin...
Rebecca Jones

Rebecca Jones

Rebecca Jones is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the School of History. In early 2012 she commenced, ‘Slow Catastrophes: drought resilience amongst farmers and agric...
George Main

George Main

George Main works as a curator and environmental historian in the People and the Environment section of the national Museum of Australia, where he has contribut...